Welcome to the Illinois Security Professionals Association (ISPA). The organization is comprised of private security professionals, law enforcement and public safety professionals who are committed to working together and promoting professional relationships within the industry.

Members can expect forums for networking opportunities, the exchange of ideas and information, professional development and legislative initiatives benefiting private security professionals.

ISPA has a proud history of industry involvement and since 1961 has been the leading organization promoting cooperation between law enforcement and private security organizations. Throughout the years, we have fostered collaborations with the FBI, US Secret Service, Dept. of Homeland Security, Illinois State Police, Chicago Police Department, Chicago Fire Department, and other first responders throughout Illinois.

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Comprised of security professionals committed to working together and promoting professional
relationships within the industry.

Promoting cooperation between law enforcement and private security organizations since 1961.


September 13, 2018

East Bank Club
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Title: 2018 Illinois Security Professionals Association Annual Meeting - Installation of Officers and Directors

NOTE: Meeting time has changed. Meeting begins at 11:45 am.


Program Details:

  • Networking/Registration: 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
  • Installation of 2018/2020 Officers & Directors: 11:45 AM - 11:55 AM
  • President's Remarks: 11:55 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Meeting/Buffet Lunch: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
  • Education Program: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Educational Forum Series Program

PRESENTATION TITLE: Spies, Lies and Eavesdropping Detection...It's an electronic Jungle Out There


Spend this session learning about the real world of electronic counter-measures (bug sweeps) and TSCM threat assessments. John Frycek is a 30-year noted and seasoned professional, on Technical Surveillance Counter-Measures who services national corporations and high net-worth private individuals.

With the advent of many multifarious wireless video and audio systems available on the market, surreptitious eavesdropping capabilities continue to pose a viable threat to personal and business trade secrets.  John will exemplify and reveal the real world of electronic spying and give hands-on exposure on audio/video bugging devices and automated sweep detection devices.

Registration is required, to register click on the button below.


ISPA Members
through Sept. 7
$45 Non-Members
through Sept. 7
Sept. 8 and after $55 Sept. 8 and after $65



Incoming President
Paul Ohm, CPP
P4 Security Solutions

Paul Ohm, CPP





Featured Speaker:

John Frycek - PPS, CIS, LPD, TSCM Physical Security Specialist

John Frycek